Art in the Philippines

From the bustling arts scene of Manila to traditional arts of Mindanao, discover some artists and galleries of the Philippines.

A family of artists

A family of artists

Betsy Westendorp and her grand-daughter Cristina Brias on duty, while the youngest prepares her coming show (1st solo) at Ayala's Artists' Space for february, her grand...

Urbex : Manila Metropolitan Theatre

Urbex : Manila Metropolitan Theatre

Urbex, urban exploration : the Manila Metropolitan Theatre, an historic art deco building, abandoned in 1996, is now under renovation by the NCCA, National Commission for...

Clean the "Met"

Clean the "Met"

The Manila Metropolitan Theatre, an historic art deco building, abandoned in 1996, is now under renovation. Volunteers recruited by the NCCA, National Commission for Culture...

Olivia d'Aboville at Altro Mondo

Olivia d'Aboville at Altro Mondo

A (too) quick visit at Altro Mondo to discover the french-filipina artist Olivia d'Aboville and her work, during the opening of her 4th solo show, Surface, in the gallery...

At Noell el Farol & Mervy Pueblo's artists studio

At Noell el Farol & Mervy Pueblo's artists studio

Visiting in Makati, Noell El Farol & Mervy Pueblo in their new artist studio.

Opening at Silverlens gallery

Opening at Silverlens gallery

Saturday night art fever in Manila with this exhibit opening in Silverlens gallery, presenting : Garry-Ross Pastrana (The Untamed Wall) ; Genevieve Chua (Rehearsal for the...

Makati Cinema Square snaps

Makati Cinema Square snaps

Visiting the photographer and art collector Toto Tarrosa in his restaurant Aida's and former studio in the Makati Cinema Square, a shopping mall with its own personality.

Louie Cordero at Mo's Design

Louie Cordero at Mo's Design

Other Influence, by the artist Louie Cordero at Mo's Design gallery, Fort Bonifacio.

New Year's Fireworks

New Year's Fireworks

Imus, Cavite, an evening full of fireworks, firecrackers, in celebration of the New Year.

Fred Gunn's chembuster

Fred Gunn's chembuster

Fred Gunn is an american shaman living in Tagaytay, Philippines. He presents us his orgonite chembuster. Orgonite is an alloy of metals, minerals, crystals, whose purpose is...

Orgonite and crystals bonsais

Orgonite and crystals bonsais

Discover Christie's bonsaïs. Christie is a orgone artist, creating art objects, jewellery, with energetic powers based on orgonite, crystals, ... in her workshop in...

Power pendants fabrication

Power pendants fabrication

In Tagaytay, on the slopes on the borders of Taal lake, facing the volcano, discover Christie at work. Christie is a orgone artist, creating in her workshop art objects,...

Antipolo Pinto Museum

Antipolo Pinto Museum

Visit of the Pinto Museum in Antipolo, guided by the Philippines artist painter Jim Orencio.

Gaston Damag in his artist workshop

Gaston Damag in his artist workshop

Visiting the ifugao-parisian-based-artist Gaston Damag during his stay in the Philippines, spectator of the preparation of his project Entitled Resemblances, to be presented...

Philippines Woman University photo class

Philippines Woman University photo class

Passing by, taking a few instants with the stylist and photographer students during a photo studio class by their teacher June in the Philippines Woman University (PWU) of...

Bla-Bla Arcaheological Complex

Bla-Bla Arcaheological Complex

Cian Dayrit invites us in his fictional disappeared civilisation with his real artefacts talking about identity, heritage, nationhood. Art Informal Gallery, Greenhills.

The Philippines Association of Printmakers

The Philippines Association of Printmakers

Passing by the workshop of the Philippines Association of Printmakers in the CCP complex in Manila for a quick visit.

The Syjuco family Art Lab

The Syjuco family Art Lab

In Alabang, south of Manila, come visit Art Lab, the house-gallery-studio-museumof the Syjuco's, a family of great artists

Openings in Art Informal

Openings in Art Informal

Art Informal, Greenhills, Manila, open this evening exhibits of Wataru Sakuma, Woven Cities ; Noell El Farol, Fleet ; Marc Gaba, Interiors.

Joey de Castro & Balay ni Tana Dicang

Joey de Castro & Balay ni Tana Dicang

In the ancestral house of Tana Dicang in Talisay, Negros Occidental, Joey de Castro exhibits its pottery, made ​​on the principle of Raku, glaze technique related to the...

Edgar, artist

Edgar, artist

An aircraft weathervane on the roof invites to meet the inhabitants of the hut, Edgar, wood sculptor and his wife Ellen, both 61 years old, 2 children...

Rooms, theatre in a condo

Rooms, theatre in a condo

The performer and writer Jenny Logico-Cruz perform her very intimate solo play, Rooms, revision and compilation of 3 of her plays, in her condo with members of the new...

National Photo Contest jury

National Photo Contest jury

We are a 5 members jury to elect during this national photo contest organized by he Federation of Philippine Photographers Foundation, on the theme White on White, among 420...

Meeting Betsy Westendorp

Meeting Betsy Westendorp

Betsy Westendorp is a major artist of the Philippines, famous for her monumental paintings of flowers or skys, also for her portraits. From Marcos to Aquino, the elite of the...

Art in the Park

Art in the Park

2013 edition of Art in the Park, organized by the Museum Foundation of the Philippines in Jaime Velasquez park, Salcedo Village, Makati, a yearly art event in Metro Manila,...

Café Joint opening

Café Joint opening

Manny Montelibano's Café Joint opening in Art District, Bacolod city, with the presence of various Visayas' artists, Charlie Co, Dennis Ascalon, Junjun Montelibano ...

Detlev Rueff at Negros Museum

Detlev Rueff at Negros Museum

The australian photojournalist Detlev Rueff opens his photography show in Negros Museum, Phinma gallery.

4th Bacolod jazz festival

4th Bacolod jazz festival

The 4th festival of Bacolod features : the West Boarders (feat. Mike Tambansen and Gelo Oro), BTS (Better Than Sax, feat. Wowee Posadas, Oggie Benipayo, Raul Banzon), Clara...

Endless lights in Orange gallery

Endless lights in Orange gallery

Junjun Montelibano exhibits his paintings for his show Endless Lights in Orange gallery, Art District in Bacolod.

Dennis Ascalon, Charlie Co, Nune Alvarado

Dennis Ascalon, Charlie Co, Nune Alvarado

Meet 3 of the greatest artists, painters, sculptors of Bacolod City and Negros Island.

Bacolod, Manokan and Art-district

Bacolod, Manokan and Art-district

Among many quality restaurants in Bacolod, Manokan is the famous place for inasal chicken. Art District, the blooming area for arts in the city.

Implode, exhibit in CCP

Implode, exhibit in CCP

IMPLODE group exhibition by selected Fine Arts alumnus of the Technological University of the Philippines. An implosion describes what happens in the gravitational collapse...

Art and Smiles

Art and Smiles

Frank Callaghan in Manila Contemporary, Mo Design gallery in Fort Bonifacio,

Noell El Farol / Bibliography

Noell El Farol / Bibliography

The artist Noel El Farol presents Bibliography at the Art Informal gallery, Greenhills, Manila.

Una: students photo stories

Una: students photo stories

Photo Stories of Alex Baluyyt photography class students are exhibited in Manila Collective, Cubao X.

Manny Montelibano Nova / Finale

Manny Montelibano Nova / Finale

The filmmaker Manny Montelibano presents a selection of short films in Nova Gallery. Followed by an exhibition in the adjoining gallery, Finale Art File.

ManilArt 2010

ManilArt 2010

1,000 paintings, sculptures by 400 of the country’s talents will be on display and over 60 art galleries participating in SMX Convention Center at the Mall of Asia

UFO Awards

UFO Awards

Awards ceremony of a festival of independent cinema.

Manny Montelibano Shootage

Manny Montelibano Shootage

Meeing movie director Manny Montelibano while filming a short film.

Bacolod Artists

Bacolod Artists

The famous artists Dennis Ascalon, Charlie Co and Raymond Legaspi in their workshops in the city of Bacolod.

Sayaw, Sabel

Sayaw, Sabel

Sayaw, Sabel, by choreographer Agnes Locsin, a contemporary ballet inspired by the work of national artist Ben Cabrera.

Bacolod dance school

Bacolod dance school

Traditional courses for girls in the dance school of Bacolod.

Photo-journ for teens extras

Photo-journ for teens extras

Scenes and portraits in the streets of Bacolod in the margins of the training Photo-journ for Teens .

Malkootha gallery opening

Malkootha gallery opening

The Malkootha family gallery opened in Bacolod with an exhibition of three generations of artists.

The talent show

The talent show

Kaida gallery in Quezon CIty, hosts the works of young female artists.

Manila Collective Portraits

Manila Collective Portraits

This exhibit of Jake Versoza's 3D pictures is the opportunity to make portraits of our friends there in Manila Collective.

Leslie de Chavez, Faith + Reason

Leslie de Chavez, Faith + Reason

Leslie de Chavez talk about his art in Silverlens, Faith + Reason exhibit in Manila Contemporary

Art in Manila

Art in Manila

Discover the collective El Prado Project in Ayala Museum, and Nona Garcia at Finale Art File.


Art in the Philippines